Archive for the ‘Season 3’ Category

Follow up and thanks: Where have all the audiences gone?

Share After we posted a few honest questions on our blog a couple weeks back, we got a lot of great feedback—comments, emails, messages, notes, tweets. So many of you were listening (here and abroad!) and contributed to the conversation constructively. Since then, the conversation continues. In our own discussions but, more exciting, across the [...]

Where have all the audiences gone?

Share Right now, us folks at Mortar Theatre have a critically acclaimed show running. We couldn’t be happier with the reaction and we’re really proud of the show. But we’ve also got a bit of a head scratcher on our hands. Why aren’t more people coming to our show? It’s a question a lot of [...]

Review Round-up: Bombs, Babes and Bingo

Share Time Out Chicago “4 Stars! Critic’s Pick.” “It’s a clever storytelling device that’s more than just a gimmick. The random structure of Merri Biechler’s new play reflects the fragmented memory of her central character, a bomb builder recovering after being caught in an explosion. Dennis (Richard Perez) doesn’t know which memory is going to [...]

Industry Night Tuesday June 12th

Share Join the cast and crew of Bombs, Babes and Bingo this Tuesday for a special Industry Night Performance at 7:30pm followed by a post-show party at Luna Central. All tickets are $15! After the show, stick around for drinks and some special musical performances from Bombs team members Stephanie Stroud, Megan Tabaque, and Michelle Underwood. [...]

Dropping Bombs: A Note from the Playwright

Share There’s over 3 million combinations of our show Bombs, Babes and Bingo, but there’s only one Opening Night Party. Join us this Thursday, May 24 at 7:30 PM at Luna Central (3914 N. Clark) for the 80 minute performance then pop down the street to the Full Shilling (3724 N. Clark) for open bar [...]

Get $4 off tickets to BOMBS, BABES AND BINGO!

Share From now until May 23rd, when you buy your tickets for the world premiere of Bombs, Babes and Bingo by Merri Biechler from Mortar Theatre Company, get $4 off general admission with the discount code CLOWNCOLLEGE. “Clown College Rule #1: The More the Merrier!”

Be our Hero in 2011

Share Friends and supporters of Mortar Theatre Company, Heroes have many different motivations. Honor, Instinct, Pride, Love. Over the past two years, Mortar Theatre has made it our mission to explore the stories of everyday heroes on our stage. When you consider Mortar Theatre in your year-end donations, your motivation may be as simple as [...]

A big announcement for Mortar

We are pleased to announce that Mortar Theatre has been chosen to open the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs’ Fall 2011 Season with Corazón de Manzana by Dana Lynn Formby. The DCA Storefront Theater brings innovative productions from independent Off Loop theatre companies downtown into the Loop. Each season 3 companies are chosen to present their productions in the beautiful Storefront Theater on Randolph Street.


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